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Half-Day Algarve Convertible or Scooter Tour from Portimão
"Start your tour from the meeting point in Alvor and spend the day exploring the Algarve. See clear turquoise waters interspersed by rocky outcrops at Praia da Marinha. Then head to the historic town of Lagos Praia da Dona Ana the charming cliffs at Ponta da Piedade and back to the small fishing village of Alvor which faces a natural lagoon opening onto the sea a perfect hot spot for kite-surfing. You can include other activities like swimming in the sea and snorkeling. Go from long
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Full-Day Algarve Tour by Convertible Cabrio from Portimão
"Make the most of your Algarve stay by renting a convertible Cabrio and enjoying a scenic drive. Your full-day tour starts in Praia da Rocha (Portimão) lasts approximately 6-7 hours tour and includes lunch in a typical restaurant in the hills. You will drive your own car as you follow your guide who will lead the tour in their own vehicle. Your guide will be happy to stop for pictures at any place.Begin the tour by visiting Algarve natural parks river springs and mountains where you can enjoy a wonderful view of the coast. Your tour can include other activities like bathing in the sea snorkeling or a picnic in a quiet bay. See Monchique garden largely covered in eucalyptus trees cork oaks and pine trees. Its highest peak Foia at 3
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Full-Day Algarve Tour by Convertible Cabrio from Portimão
"Make the most of your Algarve stay by renting a convertible Cabrio and enjoying a scenic drive. Your full-day tour starts in Praia da Rocha (Portimão) lasts approximately 6-7 hours tour and includes lunch in a typical restaurant in the hills. You will drive your own car as you follow your guide who will lead the tour in their own vehicle. Your guide will be happy to stop for pictures at any place.Begin the tour by visiting Algarve natural parks river springs and mountains where you can enjoy a wonderful view of the coast. Your tour can include other activities like bathing in the sea snorkeling or a picnic in a quiet bay. See Monchique garden largely covered in eucalyptus trees cork oaks and pine trees. Its highest peak Foia at 3
From EUR80.00

Boat trip to the grottos

The coastline near Lagos is among the most interesting and scenic on the Algarve. Here the orange/brown limestone has been eroded into intriguing stacks, arches and grottos, with pretty little coves...
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toonsarah
Jul 09, 2016

This is well worth doing.

I mentioned on my introductory page for Lagos that my reason for being on the Algarve recently was for the L[http://members.virtualtourist.com/meeting/Euromeet_2016_in_Algarve_Portugal-7761/]Euromeet...
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planxty
Jun 14, 2016

The Grottos 2 (Desciptions)

If this is your first visit to Lagos, you simply must take a "grotto tour". Step into a small fishing boat, let your local fisherman be your guide, and witness from the water, the distinctive and...
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kevin36
Apr 04, 2011

The grottos

If this is your first visit to Lagos, you simply must take a "grotto tour". Step into a small fishing boat, let your local fisherman be your guide, and witness from the water, the distinctive and...
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kevin36
Apr 04, 2011

Taking a boat trip to the grottoes.

Just a couple of miles away from Lagos you have the famous Ponte de Piedade where you have some of the nicest rock formations in Portugal and you have many boat trips to the grottoes leaving from...
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cachaseiro
Sep 07, 2010

A local nutcase takes you out in a boat

The locals were surprised when they realised that I'd not heard of their internationally renowned grottos. To plug this hole in my knowledge we signed up for a trip to visit them.Great way to spend a...
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Westbrook
Apr 23, 2004
 
 
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Things to Do Near Grottos

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Forte da Ponta da Bandeira - Fort

The Forte da Ponta da Bandeira (also known as Forte do Pau da Bandeira, Forte de Nossa Senhora da Penha de França and Forte do Registo) guards the entrance to the river Bensafrim. It was built in the...
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Igreja de Santa Maria - Church

The first church on this site, on the western edge of what is now Praca Infante Dom Enrique, was built in 1498. It was dedicated to 'misericordia' (mercy) and was expanded during the 1500s and...
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Igreja de Santo Antonio - Church

One of two sightseeing highlights in Lagos for me was this, the church of St Anthony, apart from one niggle which I will come to. As far as I could tell the church is no longer used for worship and...
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Igreja Sant’Ana - Church

The Igreja Sant'Ana is a church build in the 18th century. It is still in use for services. The interior is well decorated; at the chancel is a great altar piece of art made by Francisco Xavier...
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Museu de Arte Sacra

The Museu de Arte Sacra (Religious Art Museum) is housed in the former Igreja São Sebastião church, that was built in the in the middle of the 18th century. Opening hours: Summer: Daily: 10:30AM -...
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Tunel

The Túnel (Tunnel) is a gate from the old town to the the Esplanada do Túnel and from there, the Praia do Túnel beach, a.k.a. Praia do Peneco (big rock). The tunnel leads from Rua 5 Outubro down to...
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